Dr. Aksel Nordestgaard, MD

Dr. Aksel Nordestgaard, MD

Vascular Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Aksel Nordestgaard, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Gig Harbor, WA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of Copenhagen in 1983 and specializes in vascular surgery.

4700 Point Fosdick Dr NW Ste 307

Gig Harbor, WA 98335

Contact Information

(253) 857-8346

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Varicose Veins
more than 75% of peers
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
more than 45% of peers
Venous Insufficiency
more than 41% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Nordestgaard does not have any board certifications listed.

10  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Thrombosis
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Insufficiency

4  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Copenhagen
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Harbor Ucla Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • St Louis University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Nordestgaard's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nordestgaard to family and friends
6 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
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  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Nordestgaard's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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